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DHS handles Braves in West Region doubleheader

MANDAN — The Dickinson High baseball team kept its win streak alive and extended it to five with a pair of West Region wins over Mandan.

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The Midgets used a pair of solid pitching performances from Mark Erickson and Luke Herauf to sweep the Braves 9-1 and 10-0 on Saturday.

Erickson and Herauf combined for 13 innings, allowed one run on seven hits and struck out 10.

In the opening game, Herauf helped Erickson by going 3 for 3 with two RBI. Herauf finished doubleheader going 6 for 6 with a double and three RBI. Andrew Heckaman, who serves as the Midgets’ main backup catcher when Erickson is on the mound, supplied a hit and two RBI. Brett Schweitzer posted a double and two RBI.

Mandan’s Parker Harm went 2 for 3 with two triples. He was charged with the loss on the mound. Harm ended the doubleheader with four extra base hits — three triples and one double.

During the second game, the Midgets scored four runs in the sixth inning to win by the 10-run rule.

Cole Anderson, Spencer Murphy and Herauf each supplied one RBI. Dylan Wallner added two hits and a stolen base, while Dylan Skabo had a triple.

Dickinson continues its season hosting Williston at 4:30 p.m. Monday at Southside Municipal Ballpark and Astoria Field.

Dickinson 000 441 0 — 9 9 1

Mandan 100 000 0 — 1 4 4

Mark Erickson and Andrew Heckaman. Parker Harm, Jarad Zittleman (5) and Trever Leingang. W: Erickson, 4-0. L: Harm, 2-2. HR: None.

Highlights: D: Luke Herauf 3 for 3, 2 RBI. Heckaman 1 for 3, 2 RBI. Brett Schweitzer 1 for 1, 2B, 2 RBI. M: Harm 2 for 3, 2 3B. Leingang 1 for 2, 2B, RBI.

Mandan 000 000 — 0 3 1

Dickinson 102 124 — 10 14 0

Jared Walters, Bryce Andresen (4), Jerry Carlson (6) and Leingang. Luke Herauf and Erickson. W: Herauf, 1-1. L: Walters, 2-1. HR: None.

Highlights: M: Parker Harm 2 for 3, 2B, 3B; Santana Butler 1 for 2, 2B. D: Dylan Skabo 1 for 3, 3B; Cole Anderson 2 for 4, RBI; Spencer Murphy 1 for 1, RBI; Dylan Wallner 2 for 4, SB; Herauf 3 for 3, 2B, RBI.

Records: Dickinson 8-3 West Region, 15-4 overall; Mandan 7-4, 9-10.